Daily Archives: January 10, 2015

Steve Lendman – Paris Killings Postmortems – 10 January 2015

StevelendmanOn Friday, three days rocking Paris ended. Cherif and Said Kouachi took refuge in a Dammartin-en-Goele printing company facility.

French security forces stormed it. Reports said gunfire was exchanged. Both brothers were killed.

Separately, Amedy Coulibaly seized the Hyper Cacher food market in eastern Paris. Took hostages.

Threatened to kill them if police stormed the facility where the Kouachi brothers were holed up.

French security forces moved in. Killing Coulibaly. Four hostages were found dead. Five others wounded. Dead men tell no tales. Continue reading

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Tail Of AirAsia Flight Lifted From Seabed, Black Boxes Still Missing – 10 January 2015

RT logoThe tail of the crashed AirAsia flight QZ8501 has been salvaged from the Java Sea during the Indonesian-led search. So far, rescue teams have failed to find the flight recorders, which are now thought to have fallen off on impact.

Divers used inflatable floating balloons to raise the tail from the seabed and a crane to load it onto the ship.

“The tail has now been lifted,” said First Marshal S.B. Supriyadi with the National Search and Rescue Agency. “We can confirm it’s from AirAsia QZ8501 and we can see the letter A on the tail. The condition of the tail is still in one whole piece.”

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Thousand Injured, 2 Dead In Manila ‘Jesus’ Parade Crush – 10 January 2015

RT logoTwo people died and nearly 1,000 more were injured after a million Filipinos flooded the streets of Manila in a mad rush to catch a glimpse of a highly revered Jesus statue. The chaotic procession foreshadowed Pope Francis’ visit next week.

READ MORE: Pope blasts Vatican bureaucrats for ‘spiritual Alzheimer’s’, lists their 15 sins

For almost the whole of Friday, massive crowds swarmed around a carriage carrying the wooden Black Nazarene – a life-sized iconic statue of Jesus Christ carrying a cross – through the streets of the Philippines’ capital.

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ActivistPost – All Over America, Government Officials Are Cracking Down On Preppers – 10 January 2015

Logo_activistpost-comMichael Snyder
Activist Post

Why would the government want to punish people that are just trying to work hard, become more self-sufficient and take care of their families?

There are approximately 3 million preppers in the United States today, and often they appear to be singled out for punishment by bureaucratic control freaks that are horrified at the thought that there are families out there that actually want to try to become less dependent on the system.

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Over 30 Arrests As Sao Paulo Erupts In Protest Over Bus Fare Price – 10 January 2015

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A massive rally against a bus fare hike has turned violent in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Shops were pillaged and objects thrown, with riot police resorting to tear gas and rubber bullets. This is the first such incident since the World Cup protests this summer.

Thousands of people chanting “Freedom now” marched through Sao Paulo’s downtown on Friday and police started firing tear gas to stop them from entering a major thruway. Police estimate the crowd was 2,000 people strong, but local news outlets such as Folha De S. Paulo put the number at 10,000.

The organizers of the event – the Free Fare Movement (MPL) estimate the numbers at 30,000.

“I came to the protest because transportation should be free. So we can begin to change things and have improvements,” Pietro Battiato, 19, one of the students at the rally, told journalists.

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SpaceX’s Dragon Blasts Off With Falcon Rocket, Reland Attempt faills – 10 January 2015

RT logoAfter a setback earlier this week, SpaceX has successfully launched a Falcon9 rocket bound for the International Space Station (ISS) on a restocking mission. An attempt to land the potentially reusable rocket on a barge, however, failed.

READ MORE: SpaceX to build world’s first commercial rocket launch site in south Texas

The launch was conducted from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex 40 in Florida at 4:50 AM (9:50 GMT) early Saturday.

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ZeroHedge – The Charlie X Solution – 10 January 2015

ZeroHedgeLike other members of the sane world, I have been disturbed and distressed about the latest doings of the religion of peace, as Islamic nut-jobs terrorize the gentle citizens of Paris with murder and mayhem. As a writer myself, I feel strongly about the need for uncensored speech, and to see these members of what surely must be the universe’s most psychologically-insecure religion slay satirists is deeply saddening.

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FBI And Justice Department Recommend Felony Charges Against Petraeus – 10 January 2015

RT logoThe FBI and Justice Department are recommending felony charges be brought against retired Gen. David Petraeus for providing classified information to his former mistress when he was director of the CIA, according to officials.

The announcement was first reported by The New York Times and follows an investigation into an affair Petraeus had with Paula Broadwell, an Army Reserve officer who was writing his biography. The investigation, opened in 2012, centered on whether he gave her access to his CIA email account and other highly classified information, much of which was found stored on Broadwell’s personal computer.

READ MORE: FBI continues Petraeus investigation, interviews ex-CIA director

Attorney General Eric Holder has to decide now whether to seek an indictment that could lead to a prison sentence for the retired four star-general.

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Obama’s Free Community College Plan Has $60 Billion Price Tag – 10 January 2015

RT logoPresident Barack Obama proposed offering two years of community college free of charge to Americans “willing to work for it,” and the White House announced Friday the plan would cost $60 billion over 10 years.

According to White House spokesman Ed Schultz, states involved in the program would contribute $20 billion, while the federal government provides the rest.

The initiative, which President Obama officially announced on Friday at a Tennessee community college, is said to be aimed at addressing growing income inequality. The White House says by 2020 it is estimated that 35 percent of job openings will require at least a bachelor’s degree, and 30 percent will require an associate’s degree.

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